Itinerary – 7 Day Sapphire Coast Tour 2023

Key:

B Breakfast Provided
L Lunch Provided
D Dinner Provided

Welcome to our relaxing tour up our South East Coast from Melbourne to the Hunter Valley. We have included all the must-dos along our journey. We are excited to present the following itinerary to you.

Day 1 Sunday 19th March 202                   D

Home – Melbourne

Today is the first day of our holiday along Australia’s Beautiful Southeast, Sapphire Coast. We begin with flights to Melbourne. Our accommodation for the next 2 nights is at Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel (Ph: 03 9347 7922)

Day 2 Monday 20th March 2023                             B

Free Day – Melbourne 

Today is a free day for you to explore Victoria’s Capital City at your own leisure. You may also like explore the many attractions this city offers, take a tram ride, visit a museum or art gallery or maybe some retail therapy. Tonight, enjoy dinner at a restaurant of your own choosing (own expense).

 

Day 3 Tuesday 21st March 2023                      BD

Melbourne – Gippsland – Lakes Entrance

Today we begin travelling throughout the beautiful Gippsland region which stretches from the outer suburbs of Melbourne to the NSW border. After a quick stopover in Glengarry we make our way into the beautiful Lakes Entrance for our overnight stopover. Accom: Bellevue on the Lakes (Ph: 03 5155 3055)

 

Day 4 Wednesday 22nd March 2023                                        BD

Lakes Entrance – Eden

Travelling further up the South East Coast we cross back over the VIC/NSW border into our state’s most Southern town, Eden. Enjoy a visit into the killer whale museum and visit ‘Tom’ and the various life size displays within the museum.. Accom: Coachman’s Eden  (Ph: 02 64961900)

Day 5 Thursday 23rd March 2023                       BD

Eden – Bega – Batemans Bay

Our morning adventure sees us visiting a national name synonymous with the highest quality oysters, Wheeler’s! Explore their state-of-the-art factory and taste the prize picked Sydney rock oysters before they even hit the table. Continuing North we find ourselves amongst lush green pastures in the township of Bega, home of Bega cheese. Of course, we make a visit to the Bega Cheese Heritage centre! Learn about the history of dairying and sample some of the award winning cheese and relax overlooking the Bega River. Our final destination for today is Batemans Bay,  our home away from home for the next 2 nights. Accom: Mariners Inn (Ph: 02 4472 6222)

 

Day 6 Friday 24th March 2023                          BLD

Batemans Bay and Surrounds

Today Batemans Bay is at your fingertips to enjoy, after a relaxing start we find ourselves heading for the Innes Boatshed for our lunch cruise aboard the Merinda along the scenic Clyde River. The Clyde is titled Australia’s 6th most Scenic waterway. Batemans Bay is the heart of Australia’s Oyster Coast, you may wish to take the afternoon to taste the succulent Clyde River oysters or relax and enjoy the local shops.

Day 7 Saturday 25th March 2023                           B

Batemans Bay – Home

Today is the last day of the tour. After our hearty breakfast this morning we make our way back up through Sydney and back to your home or designated drop-off area.